The rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov received the president of the National Council of Scientific and Technical Research of Argentina Martha Rovira.
Within the Baku Humanitarian Forum on the "XXI century: hopes and challenges" sectional session “Modern technologies that changed the world” was conducted at the Baku State University on October 11, 2011.
Ceremony of awarding the diploma of the Honorary Doctor of Baku State University to the Nobel Prize Laureate, professor Ahmed Hasan Zewail was held at Baku State University on October 10, 2011. Speaking to the ceremony, the BSU`s rector, academician Abel Maharramov spoke of the professor Ahmed Hasan Zewail`s life and activities. Maharramov then read out the decision of the BSU`s Supreme Scientific Council to name the famous scientist an honorary doctor.
The Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov met with Steffen, Claudio Lemma, deputy of the German Bundestag. During the meeting Germany deputy told about the Bundestag-sponsored International Parliamentary Scholarship program. 5 scholars from the Azerbaijan will have opportunity to work in the offices of the Bundestag during the several month, to listen to lectures given at the best universities in Berlin.
On October 7, 2011the first competition on knowledge of the Korean language was held at Baku State University. Students of Baku State University and Azerbaijan University of Languages took part in competition.
The training in the use of Web of Knowledge, with all of the new features, will be given by Matin Tunj, Area Manager for Central and Eastern European of Thomson Reuters.
An exhibition "Azerbaijan-Latvia: a cultural-historical dialogue" took place at Baku State University.
A delegation of students from the Azerbaijani history department at Berlin's Humboldt University visited the Baku State University.
The rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov received Nikolay Polyakov, the rector of Oles Honchar Dnipropetrovsk National University (Ukraine).
Workshops and trainings on the project “Nanotechnology platform for electronics and photonics” were held at the Baku State University.
Head of the Baku State University (BSU), MM deputy, academician Abel Maharramov met with director of the Institute of Cell and Molecular Biology of the University of Manheim, Germany, member of Germany Accreditation Centre – Mathias Hafner and research team leader of the Heidelberg University Faculty of Medicine in Mannheim Ralph Jesenofski.
The delegation of Renminsky University (China), headed by the Rector Ji Buhengom visited Baku State University.
Baku State University (BSU) and the Azerbaijan State Oil Academy (ASOA) signed a cooperation agreement. The document was signed by rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov and rector of the Oil Academy, Prof. Siyavush Garayev.
Baku State University has made it into a respected international ranking of the world’s best universities. QS World University Rankings has placed Baku State University in the top 700 universities out of 2,919 universities.
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), the head of the Azerbaijan-Japan working groups on interparliamentary relations, academician Abel Maharramov received the Ambassador of the Republic of Azerbaijan in Japan, Gursel Ismailzade. Rector talked about the cooperation of BSU with universities in Japan, in particular with the University of Gunma.
Representatives of the Youth Public Chamber of Russia were on an official visit at the invitation of Azerbaijani Youth Organization of Russia and personally its Chairwoman Leyla Aliyeva. The public chamber was represented by students of different spheres and youth, working in different organizations. The guests familiarized with BSU and met with rector of BSU, academician Abel Maharramov.
The head of the Press and Information Department of BSU Parvana Ibragimova was awarded the title of the "Most Active Head of the Department" for outstanding achievements in improving relations with local and foreign media.
Abel Maharramov was awarded the title of “Special sympathy of mass media” for his effective activity in the field of science and education.
The delegation of Istanbul University, headed by Dean of the Faculty of Journalism professor, Dr. Aydemir Okay visited the Baku State University. Representatives of BSU and Istanbul University discussed the issues of cooperation between the two universities in the frame of the Memorandum signed two years ago.
Rector of Baku State University (BSU), academician Abel Maharramov received a delegation from the Ukraine, which consisted of representatives from several universities of Ukraine and the editor of the Public Television of Ukraine.